Category: News

Pilot Club of Louisville holds monthly meeting

Kathy Sinclair- Past President received her Pilot Club yearbook from Public Relations Chair- Darlene Bane.

Submitted

Pilot Club meeting was held on July 16, 2015 at Lake Tiak O’ Khata where President Beverly Wilkes called the meeting to order. President Beverly welcomed everyone and guest. President Beverly, Governor – … Read more

Pet of the week – 07/22/15

pet of week photo

Betsy is available for adoption at Louisville Animal Control. She has been spayed and her adoption fee is $20. They have many animals available for adoption. To see pictures of some of those animals, find them on Facebook. Hours are … Read more

New local company raises funds for Ward’s ongoing treatment

Ward on the mound prior to his illness

From staff reports

Less than two months after opening for business, Swanky Traditions has donated nearly $1,500 to help a young man diagnosed with cancer.

Swanky Traditions, a new clothing brand, founded by Greg Mitchell and Aaron Brown of Meridian … Read more

Children discover new love for robots at camp

Samyra Harris, left, and Julia Schloemer focus intently on their Dash robot during the 4-H Cloverbud Robotic Camp at Mississippi State University on July 7, 2015. (Photo by MSU Ag Communications/Linda Breazeale)

By Linda Breazeale
MSU Ag Communications

Samyra Harris, 7, did not know what she was getting into when her mother enrolled her in a 4-H Cloverbud robotics camp for three days at Mississippi State University.

“I thought we would just … Read more

Preparation can calm 1st-time student jitters

First-time students can be anxious about starting school, but parents can use several strategies to relieve their children’s fears of the unknown. (Photo by iStock)

By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications

Starting school is a milestone that can be marked by anxiety for first-time students and parents, but the right preparation can make the transition easier.

Beth Bell, a child and family agent with Mississippi … Read more

Helping others

True generosity for fellow mankind was shown July 11 at the Louisville Coliseum. A benefit/ rodeo was held in memory of … Read more

Old becomes new again

Balls having a ball under the sign.

Submitted by Frances Stewart Ball

The “Aywon Drive In” was the hot spot for teenagers in the 50s and 60s. It was a small café on North Church Street between the Shell Station and El Rodeo restaurant. It was a … Read more

Fulfill taste preferences in a balanced lunchbox

Each of the five major food groups should be represented in a child’s school lunch box, but taking stock of what a child likes eating the most at home can help parents pack a lunch that meets both nutrition needs and preferences (Photo by iStock)

By Nathan Gregory
MSU Ag Communications

Packing a balanced school lunch that kids like requires one skill: observation.

Brent Fountain, nutritionist with the Mississippi State University Extension Service, recommended that parents recognize what their children like eating the most at … Read more

GTPT spotlights Physical Therapy Assistant

Desai

By: Anna Katharine Baskin

Sagar Desai, a native of Canton, MS, began working for GT Physical Therapy in August of 2014. He is a Physical Therapy Assistant and a Clinical Supervisor for the GT Physical Therapy clinic in Louisville, MS.… Read more

BGR and have fun

BGR mentors and mentees having lots of fun together.

The summer program Black Girls Read enjoyed several parts of the … Read more